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Climate and Average Weather Year Round in Apostolove Ukraine

In Apostolove, the summers are warm and mostly clear and the winters are long, freezing, dry, windy, and mostly cloudy. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 21°F to 84°F and is rarely below 3°F or above 93°F.

Based on the tourism score, the best time of year to visit Apostolove for warm-weather activities is from late May to mid September.

Climate in Apostolove

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Apostolove weather by month. Click on each chart for more information.

Average Temperature in Apostolove

The warm season lasts for 3.6 months, from May 22 to September 9, with an average daily high temperature above 73°F. The hottest day of the year is July 28, with an average high of 84°F and low of 63°F.

The cold season lasts for 3.8 months, from November 18 to March 12, with an average daily high temperature below 42°F. The coldest day of the year is February 3, with an average low of 21°F and high of 31°F.

Average High and Low Temperature in Apostolove

Average High and Low Temperature in ApostolovewarmcoldcoldJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0°F0°F10°F10°F20°F20°F30°F30°F40°F40°F50°F50°F60°F60°F70°F70°F80°F80°F90°F90°F100°F100°FFeb 331°FFeb 331°FJul 2884°FJul 2884°F21°F21°F63°F63°FMay 2273°FMay 2273°FSep 973°FSep 973°FNov 1842°FNov 1842°FMar 1242°FMar 1242°F53°F53°F54°F54°F32°F32°F28°F28°FNowNow
The daily average high (red line) and low (blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted lines are the corresponding average perceived temperatures.

The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.

Average Hourly Temperature in Apostolove

Average Hourly Temperature in ApostoloveJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec12 AM12 AM4 AM4 AM8 AM8 AM12 PM12 PM4 PM4 PM8 PM8 PM12 AM12 AMNowNowfreezingfreezingvery coldcoldcoldcoolcomfortablecomfortablewarmvery cold
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The average hourly temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States (5,175 miles away) is the far-away foreign place with temperatures most similar to Apostolove (view comparison).

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Clouds

In Apostolove, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The clearer part of the year in Apostolove begins around May 4 and lasts for 5.1 months, ending around October 7. On August 3, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 81% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 19% of the time.

The cloudier part of the year begins around October 7 and lasts for 6.9 months, ending around May 4. On December 29, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 68% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 32% of the time.

Cloud Cover Categories in Apostolove

Cloud Cover Categories in ApostoloveclearercloudiercloudierJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%Aug 381%Aug 381%Dec 2932%Dec 2932%May 456%May 456%Oct 757%Oct 757%NowNowclearpartly cloudymostly cloudyovercastmostly clear
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
The percentage of time spent in each cloud cover band, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Precipitation

A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. The chance of wet days in Apostolove varies throughout the year.

The wetter season lasts 1.9 months, from May 13 to July 11, with a greater than 19% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 25% on June 12.

The drier season lasts 10 months, from July 11 to May 13. The smallest chance of a wet day is 12% on March 8.

Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 25% on June 12.

Daily Chance of Precipitation in Apostolove

Daily Chance of Precipitation in ApostolovewetdrydryJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%0%10%10%20%20%30%30%40%40%50%50%60%60%70%70%80%80%90%90%100%100%Jun 1225%Jun 1225%Mar 812%Mar 812%Jan 115%Jan 115%NowNowrainsnow
The percentage of days in which various types of precipitation are observed, excluding trace quantities: rain alone, snow alone, and mixed (both rain and snow fell in the same day).

Rainfall

To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Apostolove experiences some seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.

The rainy period of the year lasts for 11 months, from February 23 to January 20, with a sliding 31-day rainfall of at least 0.5 inches. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around June 20, with an average total accumulation of 1.6 inches.

The rainless period of the year lasts for 1.1 months, from January 20 to February 23. The least rain falls around February 5, with an average total accumulation of 0.5 inches.

Average Monthly Rainfall in Apostolove

Average Monthly Rainfall in ApostoloverainrainJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0.0 in0.0 in0.5 in0.5 in1.0 in1.0 in1.5 in1.5 in2.0 in2.0 in2.5 in2.5 in3.0 in3.0 inJun 201.6 inJun 201.6 inFeb 50.5 inFeb 50.5 inSep 71.2 inSep 71.2 inNowNow
The average rainfall (solid line) accumulated over the course of a sliding 31-day period centered on the day in question, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted line is the corresponding average liquid-equivalent snowfall.

Snowfall

We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. Colder, drier snow tends to be on the higher end of that range and warmer, wetter snow on the lower end.

As with rainfall, we consider the snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Apostolove experiences some seasonal variation in monthly liquid-equivalent snowfall.

The snowy period of the year lasts for 4.2 months, from November 14 to March 22, with a sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall of at least 0.1 inches. The most snow falls during the 31 days centered around January 23, with an average total liquid-equivalent accumulation of 0.4 inches.

The snowless period of the year lasts for 7.8 months, from March 22 to November 14. The least snow falls around July 16, with an average total liquid-equivalent accumulation of 0.0 inches.

Average Liquid-Equivalent Monthly Snowfall in Apostolove

Average Liquid-Equivalent Monthly Snowfall in ApostolovesnowsnowJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0.0 in0.0 in0.5 in0.5 in1.0 in1.0 in1.5 in1.5 inJan 230.4 inJan 230.4 inJul 160.0 inJul 160.0 inNov 140.1 inNov 140.1 inMar 220.1 inMar 220.1 inNowNow
The average liquid-equivalent snowfall (solid line) accumulated over the course of a sliding 31-day period centered on the day in question, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted line is the corresponding average rainfall.

Sun

The length of the day in Apostolove varies significantly over the course of the year. In 2021, the shortest day is December 21, with 8 hours, 25 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 21, with 16 hours, 0 minutes of daylight.

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in Apostolove

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in ApostoloveJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 hr24 hr4 hr20 hr8 hr16 hr12 hr12 hr16 hr8 hr20 hr4 hr24 hr0 hr12 hr, 6 minMar 2012 hr, 6 minMar 2016 hr, 0 minJun 2116 hr, 0 minJun 2112 hr, 11 minSep 2212 hr, 11 minSep 228 hr, 25 minDec 218 hr, 25 minDec 21nightnightdayNowNow
The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

The earliest sunrise is at 4:46 AM on June 16, and the latest sunrise is 2 hours, 47 minutes later at 7:33 AM on December 31. The earliest sunset is at 3:53 PM on December 11, and the latest sunset is 4 hours, 54 minutes later at 8:47 PM on June 25.

Daylight saving time (DST) is observed in Apostolove during 2021, starting in the spring on March 28, lasting 7.1 months, and ending in the fall on October 31.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in Apostolove

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in ApostoloveJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec12 AM2 AM4 AM6 AM8 AM10 AM12 PM2 PM4 PM6 PM8 PM10 PM12 AMJun 164:46 AMJun 164:46 AM8:47 PMJun 258:47 PMJun 25Dec 113:53 PMDec 113:53 PM7:33 AMDec 317:33 AMDec 31Mar 28DSTMar 28DSTDSTOct 31DSTOct 31daynightnightnightnightSolarMidnightSolarMidnightSolarNoonSunsetNowNow
The solar day over the course of the year 2021. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray. The transitions to and from daylight saving time are indicated by the 'DST' labels.

Moon

The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases.

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in Apostolove

The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Humidity

We base the humidity comfort level on the dew point, as it determines whether perspiration will evaporate from the skin, thereby cooling the body. Lower dew points feel drier and higher dew points feel more humid. Unlike temperature, which typically varies significantly between night and day, dew point tends to change more slowly, so while the temperature may drop at night, a muggy day is typically followed by a muggy night.

The perceived humidity level in Apostolove, as measured by the percentage of time in which the humidity comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable, does not vary significantly over the course of the year, staying within 4% of 4% throughout.

Humidity Comfort Levels in Apostolove

Humidity Comfort Levels in ApostoloveJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%0%10%10%20%20%30%30%40%40%50%50%60%60%70%70%80%80%90%90%100%100%Mar 20%Mar 20%Jul 229%Jul 229%NowNowcomfortablecomfortabledrydryhumidhumidmuggymuggy
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The percentage of time spent at various humidity comfort levels, categorized by dew point.

Wind

This section discusses the wide-area hourly average wind vector (speed and direction) at 10 meters above the ground. The wind experienced at any given location is highly dependent on local topography and other factors, and instantaneous wind speed and direction vary more widely than hourly averages.

The average hourly wind speed in Apostolove experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The windier part of the year lasts for 5.4 months, from November 7 to April 18, with average wind speeds of more than 9.9 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is March 10, with an average hourly wind speed of 11.4 miles per hour.

The calmer time of year lasts for 6.6 months, from April 18 to November 7. The calmest day of the year is August 3, with an average hourly wind speed of 8.5 miles per hour.

Average Wind Speed in Apostolove

Average Wind Speed in ApostolovewindywindyJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 mph0 mph2 mph2 mph4 mph4 mph6 mph6 mph8 mph8 mph10 mph10 mph12 mph12 mph14 mph14 mph16 mph16 mph18 mph18 mphMar 1011.4 mphMar 1011.4 mphAug 38.5 mphAug 38.5 mphNov 79.9 mphNov 79.9 mphApr 189.9 mphApr 189.9 mphNowNow
The average of mean hourly wind speeds (dark gray line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

The predominant average hourly wind direction in Apostolove varies throughout the year.

The wind is most often from the east for 4.1 months, from January 30 to June 3 and for 2.7 months, from September 20 to December 10, with a peak percentage of 33% on March 22. The wind is most often from the north for 3.6 months, from June 3 to September 20, with a peak percentage of 41% on August 11. The wind is most often from the west for 1.6 months, from December 10 to January 30, with a peak percentage of 30% on January 1.

Wind Direction in Apostolove

Wind Direction in ApostoloveWENEWJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%20%80%40%60%60%40%80%20%100%0%NowNowwestsoutheastnorth
northeastsouthwest
The percentage of hours in which the mean wind direction is from each of the four cardinal wind directions, excluding hours in which the mean wind speed is less than 1.0 mph. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries are the percentage of hours spent in the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Best Time of Year to Visit

To characterize how pleasant the weather is in Apostolove throughout the year, we compute two travel scores.

The tourism score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Apostolove for general outdoor tourist activities is from late May to mid September, with a peak score in the second week of August.

Tourism Score in Apostolove

Tourism Score in Apostolovebest timeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec002244668810107.57.50.00.0NowNowprecipitationprecipitationcloudscloudstemperaturetemperature tourism score
The tourism score (filled area), and its constituents: the temperature score (red line), the cloud cover score (blue line), and the precipitation score (green line).

The beach/pool score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Apostolove for hot-weather activities is from early July to mid August, with a peak score in the last week of July.

Beach/Pool Score in Apostolove

Beach/Pool Score in ApostoloveJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec002244668810107.27.20.00.0NowNowprecipitationprecipitationcloudscloudstemperaturetemperature beach/pool score
The beach/pool score (filled area), and its constituents: the temperature score (red line), the cloud cover score (blue line), and the precipitation score (green line).

Methodology

For each hour between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM of each day in the analysis period (1980 to 2016), independent scores are computed for perceived temperature, cloud cover, and total precipitation. Those scores are combined into a single hourly composite score, which is then aggregated into days, averaged over all the years in the analysis period, and smoothed.

Our cloud cover score is 10 for fully clear skies, falling linearly to 9 for mostly clear skies, and to 1 for fully overcast skies.

Our precipitation score, which is based on the three-hour precipitation centered on the hour in question, is 10 for no precipitation, falling linearly to 9 for trace precipitation, and to 0 for 0.04 inches of precipitation or more.

Our tourism temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 50°F, rising linearly to 9 for 65°F, to 10 for 75°F, falling linearly to 9 for 80°F, and to 1 for 90°F or hotter.

Our beach/pool temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 65°F, rising linearly to 9 for 75°F, to 10 for 82°F, falling linearly to 9 for 90°F, and to 1 for 100°F or hotter.

Growing Season

Definitions of the growing season vary throughout the world, but for the purposes of this report, we define it as the longest continuous period of non-freezing temperatures (≥ 32°F) in the year (the calendar year in the Northern Hemisphere, or from July 1 until June 30 in the Southern Hemisphere).

The growing season in Apostolove typically lasts for 6.4 months (197 days), from around April 7 to around October 21, rarely starting before March 19 or after April 28, and rarely ending before October 3 or after November 7.

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in Apostolove

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in Apostolovegrowing seasonJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%50%Apr 750%Apr 750%Oct 2150%Oct 2190%Apr 2890%Apr 2890%Oct 390%Oct 310%Mar 1910%Mar 1910%Nov 710%Nov 70%Feb 10%Feb 1Jul 18100%Jul 18100%freezingvery coldcoolcomfortablewarmhotcoldfrigid
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The percentage of time spent in various temperature bands. The black line is the percentage chance that a given day is within the growing season.

Growing degree days are a measure of yearly heat accumulation used to predict plant and animal development, and defined as the integral of warmth above a base temperature, discarding any excess above a maximum temperature. In this report, we use a base of 50°F and a cap of 86°F.

Based on growing degree days alone, the first spring blooms in Apostolove should appear around April 20, only rarely appearing before April 10 or after May 1.

Growing Degree Days in Apostolove

Growing Degree Days in ApostoloveJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0°F0°F500°F500°F1,000°F1,000°F1,500°F1,500°F2,000°F2,000°F2,500°F2,500°F3,000°F3,000°FApr 2090°FApr 2090°FJun 20900°FJun 20900°FJul 311,800°FJul 311,800°FDec 312,934°FDec 312,934°FNowNow
The average growing degree days accumulated over the course of the year, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Solar Energy

This section discusses the total daily incident shortwave solar energy reaching the surface of the ground over a wide area, taking full account of seasonal variations in the length of the day, the elevation of the Sun above the horizon, and absorption by clouds and other atmospheric constituents. Shortwave radiation includes visible light and ultraviolet radiation.

The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The brighter period of the year lasts for 3.6 months, from May 3 to August 23, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 5.7 kWh. The brightest day of the year is July 17, with an average of 6.9 kWh.

The darker period of the year lasts for 3.6 months, from October 30 to February 17, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 2.2 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 27, with an average of 1.0 kWh.

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in Apostolove

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in ApostolovebrightdarkdarkJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 kWh0 kWh1 kWh1 kWh2 kWh2 kWh3 kWh3 kWh4 kWh4 kWh5 kWh5 kWh6 kWh6 kWh7 kWh7 kWh8 kWh8 kWh9 kWh9 kWhJul 176.9 kWhJul 176.9 kWhDec 271.0 kWhDec 271.0 kWhMay 35.7 kWhMay 35.7 kWhAug 235.7 kWhAug 235.7 kWhOct 302.2 kWhOct 302.2 kWhFeb 172.2 kWhFeb 172.2 kWhNowNow
The average daily shortwave solar energy reaching the ground per square meter (orange line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Topography

For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Apostolove are 47.660 deg latitude, 33.714 deg longitude, and 285 ft elevation.

The topography within 2 miles of Apostolove contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 125 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 300 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (282 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,680 feet).

The area within 2 miles of Apostolove is covered by cropland (62%), grassland (15%), trees (11%), and shrubs (11%), within 10 miles by cropland (72%), and within 50 miles by cropland (66%).

Data Sources

This report illustrates the typical weather in Apostolove, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.

Temperature and Dew Point

There are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Apostolove.

For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Apostolove according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.

The estimated value at Apostolove is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Apostolove and a given station.

The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Kryvyi Rih/Lozuvatka International Airport (UKDR, 62%, 57 kilometers, northwest); Zaporizhia International Airport (UKDE, 20%, 122 kilometers, east); and Dnipropetrovsk International Airport (UKDD, 18%, 129 kilometers, northeast).

Other Data

All data relating to the Sun's position (e.g., sunrise and sunset) are computed using astronomical formulas from the book, Astronomical Algorithms 2nd Edition , by Jean Meeus.

All other weather data, including cloud cover, precipitation, wind speed and direction, and solar flux, come from NASA's MERRA-2 Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis . This reanalysis combines a variety of wide-area measurements in a state-of-the-art global meteorological model to reconstruct the hourly history of weather throughout the world on a 50-kilometer grid.

Land Use data comes from the Global Land Cover SHARE database , published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Elevation data comes from the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) , published by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Names, locations, and time zones of places and some airports come from the GeoNames Geographical Database .

Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .

Maps are © Esri, with data from National Geographic, Esri, DeLorme, NAVTEQ, UNEP-WCMC, USGS, NASA, ESA, METI, NRCAN, GEBCO, NOAA, and iPC.

Disclaimer

The information on this site is provided as is, without any assurances as to its accuracy or suitability for any purpose. Weather data is prone to errors, outages, and other defects. We assume no responsibility for any decisions made on the basis of the content presented on this site.

We draw particular cautious attention to our reliance on the MERRA-2 model-based reconstructions for a number of important data series. While having the tremendous advantages of temporal and spatial completeness, these reconstructions: (1) are based on computer models that may have model-based errors, (2) are coarsely sampled on a 50 km grid and are therefore unable to reconstruct the local variations of many microclimates, and (3) have particular difficulty with the weather in some coastal areas, especially small islands.

We further caution that our travel scores are only as good as the data that underpin them, that weather conditions at any given location and time are unpredictable and variable, and that the definition of the scores reflects a particular set of preferences that may not agree with those of any particular reader.